Archives

Welcome to the archives.  This is a list of posts sorted by category then by date, with the most recent posts listed first.  Stories - Recordings of Detroit Firefighters Detroit Firefighter, WWII & Korean War Fighter Pilot – Audio Story The Rat Killers of Engine 5 There’s No Book For This You’re Too Short to be a Fireman The Superbowl of Firefighting Sometimes Emergencies Are Funny CHOW! From Latex to Leather Proud Son, Proud Grandpa His First On-Duty Injury Reports of My Death Tiller Training Traditions and Culture - Detroit Fire Department Detroit Fire Department History – June 7th – First Ambulance & Coffee Wagon Detroit Firefighter, WWII & Korean War Fighter Pilot – Audio Story Detroit Fire Department History – May 16th – Applications For Female Firefighters Accepted Celebrating Special Occasions; Detroit Fire Department Style Detroit Fire Department History – Detroit Fire Department Band Remembering One of the Best – Chief Richard Hartsfield It’s More Than Just a Patch Another 7th Battalion Sunrise Detroit Fire Department History – Detroit Firemen’s Fund Association What’s Your Perspective? Silly Tradition or Are We Bonding? Is Being a Jake Good or Bad? You Might Be A “Mealer” . . . Don’t Miss a Run, and Stay Off the Sidewalks My Wish For You 2 Rule Breakers, Same Offense, Different Consequesences How Rule Breakers Were Punished 1913-1914 Correction and More Information on Previous Posts What is the Value of a Hero? It’s a Good House Now! Mickey Mouse - Watching Over Detroit Firehouses It's That Time Agian (Devil's Night T-shirts) Axemen & Laddermen & Firehook Men, Oh My! circa. 1805 Etched In Our Hearts CHOW! It’s Hydrant Season The Life Net Pictures and other Fun Stuff Detroit Fire Department History – June 7th – First Ambulance & Coffee Wagon Detroit Fire Department History – June 7th – First Ambulance & Coffee Wagon Detroit Fire Department History – May 16th – Applications For Female Firefighters Accepted Detroit Fire Department History – May 13th – The Department’s First Paid Employee Detroit Fire Department History – May 1st Celebrating Special Occasions; Detroit Fire Department Style Detroit Fire Department History – Detroit Fire Department Band Remembering One of the Best – Chief Richard Hartsfield It’s More Than Just a Patch The Rat Killers of Engine 5 Did You Know? #0004 Did You Know? – #0003 Detroit Fire Department History – Flying Squadrons Silly Tradition or Are We Bonding? Did You Know? – #0002 Detroit Fire Department History – 1933 My Wish For You Thoughts Firefighters Only Have on COLD Days Have You Ever Used an O’Dell Ladder? Little Things Have a BIG Impact Correction and More Information on Previous Posts The Honorary Fire Chief What are they doing? It’s a Good House Now! Vintage Detroit Fire Humor Happy Halloween Just a Thought Devil's Night T-shirt Gallery Axemen & Laddermen & Firehook Men, Oh My! circa. 1805 CHOW! Photo courtesy Christopher Shinneman Have You Considered These 6 Ways Storytelling Can Benefit You ? The Life Net History - Detroit Fire Department Detroit Firefighter, WWII & Korean War Fighter Pilot – Audio Story Detroit Fire Department History – May 16th – Applications For Female Firefighters Accepted Detroit Fire Department History – May 13th – The Department’s First Paid Employee Detroit Fire Department History – May 1st Detroit Fire Department History – Detroit Fire Department Band Remembering One of the Best – Chief Richard Hartsfield Detroit Fire Department History – Last Running of the Fire Horses Detroit Fire Department History – First Chief of the “New Department” Detroit Fire Department History – March 28 Did You Know? #0004 Detroit Fire Department History – Detroit Firemen’s Fund Association Detroit Fire Department History – March 12 Did You Know? – #0003 Detroit Fire Department History – Flying Squadrons Detroit Fire Department History – March 5 Detroit Fire Department History – March 4 Detroit Fire Department History – March 1 Did You Know? – #0002 Detroit Fire Department History – February 25 Detroit Fire Department History – 1933 Detroit Fire Department History – February 18 Did You Know? – # 0001 You Might Be A “Mealer” . . . Detroit Fire Department History – February 13 Detroit Fire Department History – February 8 Detroit Fire Department History – February 7 Detroit Fire Department History – February 5 Detroit Fire Department History – February 1 Don’t Miss a Run, and Stay Off the Sidewalks 2 Rule Breakers, Same Offense, Different Consequences How Rule Breakers Were Punished 1913-1914 Detroit Fire Department History – January 9 Detroit Fire Department History – December 12 Have You Ever Used an O’Dell Ladder? Detroit Fire Department History – November 18 Detroit Fire Department History – November 16 Detroit Fire Department History – November 15 Detroit Fire Department History – November 13 Detroit Fire Department History – November 11 Detroit Fire Department History – Veteran’s Day Detroit Fire Department History – November 10 Detroit Fire Department History – November 6 Detroit Fire Department History – November 2 Detroit Fire Department History – November Detroit Fire Department History – October 29 Axemen & Laddermen & Firehook Men, Oh My! circa. 1805 It’s Hydrant Season